Document Type

Patent

Publication Date

7-4-2006

Abstract

A method for determining improved disease resistance in animals is disclosed. The method assays for a novel genetic alleles of the BPI gene of the animal. The alleles are correlated with superior disease resistance. Novel nucleotide sequences, assays and primers are disclosed for the methods of the invention.

Patent Number

US 7,070,929 B2

ISURF Reference Number

2760

Assignee

Iowa State University Research Foundation, Inc.,

Application Number

US 10/161,968

Date Filed

5-31-2002

Language

en

File Format

application/pdf

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